Commerce - B2001

Join the brilliant minds of the commercial world.

If you're a clever thinker who likes to find solutions to problems and consider ideas in abstract ways, Commerce will teach you to apply your thinking in a commercial capacity to influence change.

Commerce is integral to all facets of the economy. It encompasses the diverse and rapidly changing activities of the world, including decision-making, leadership, innovation and policy development.

In this course you will develop broad commercial knowledge and acquire expertise in a particular discipline, while also developing the capacity to drive change in the future. With 11 majors to choose from and 12 double-degree options on offer, you will have genuine depth and diversity of choice at Monash.

Comprehensive and flexible, the Bachelor of Commerce offers you a range of options to help develop the skills you'll need to thrive in the commercial world. If you're looking for a course that provides you with the space to develop your interests and explore new horizons, this is it.

Enhance your learning experience at Monash through a range of co-curricular activities that develop your critical thinking, communication and negotiation skills. These activities also increase your employment opportunities through:

  • Internships with leading companies and brands.
  • International exchange programs with one of our 150 partner universities across the world.
  • Leadership and professional development programs.
  • Networking opportunities with business leaders.

A degree from an internationally recognised business school such as Monash will make you employable across the globe. It gives you a broad range of career options in fields as diverse as finance, economics, marketing, consulting, information technology, government, health care and more.

You can use your professional skills to work in or manage an organisation, or apply your analytical abilities to initiate change and make business better. Depending on the major(s) you choose, you could work across any industry in either the corporate or public sectors, or the professions. High achieving students will be eligible for entry to the Monash Business School Scholars Program.

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At a glance

Course Details

Location
  • On-campus at Clayton: Full time
Duration
  • 3 years (full time)
Start date
Semester one (February), Semester two (July) and October Intake
Qualification
Bachelor of Commerce
Course Handbook

Majors, extended majors and minors

In this course, you can choose from the following majors, extended majors and minors. Some are only available as minors or only in certain locations, so click through to see the full details.

"Monash provided a fantastic platform for me to satisfy that desire to learn more." - Shamron Singh (Bachelor of Commerce)

"I didn't think I wanted to do a commerce degree, but was drawn to the wide variety of jobs and opportunities that would be available once I graduated. I like how flexible my degree is and how the units are applicable to the real world and my everyday life." Joseline Anthonisamy, Bachelor of Commerce

Commerce careers

Find out more about where a commerce degree can take you at the Job Guide.

Check out Seek to see what commerce jobs are available right now.

Launch your career

Whether you want to deal with big numbers and bottom lines or strategy and sustainability, there's no limit to what you can do with a commerce degree from Monash.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements (International students)

You need to satisfy all of the following requirements to be considered for entry into this course.

At the time of enrolment in a course at Monash University, you must be at least 17 years of age.

View all minimum age requirements.

All Monash undergraduate courses require you to have successfully completed a minimum of an Australian Year 12 qualification (or equivalent) and achieve the required academic entry score. Most Monash faculties generally use your most recent studies for admission however other guidelines may apply where your prior qualification may be considered.

Entry requirements for each qualification level are as follows:

All Monash undergraduate courses require you to satisfy English entry requirements in one of the following ways:

If you do not meet the above English proficiency test scores, consider Monash English Bridging. Some Monash courses however do not accept Monash English Bridging.

The English measures outlined above must be completed within 2 years prior to the Monash course commencement date (other time limitations may apply as outlined in the Monash University Procedure). If you have completed several measures of English proficiency over a period of time, the highest valid measure will be accepted.

Monash University reserve the right to ask students to complete an English proficiency test to meet English course requirements upon request.

Further information can be located at English language requirements.

All Monash University undergraduate courses require you to have previously studied and achieved required Australian level standards in certain specific subject known as prerequisite subjects.

You must satisfy the following prerequisite subject requirements for this course: